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Subject: Re: Another Crafty question

Author: Mike Byrne

Date: 12:25:13 12/21/03

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On December 21, 2003 at 14:34:03, Andrei Fortuna wrote:

>On December 21, 2003 at 13:22:41, Mike Byrne wrote:
>
>>On December 21, 2003 at 13:12:49, Andrei Fortuna wrote:
>>
>>>I have another problem with Crafty : I can't figure out how to use it according
>>>to winboard/xboard specs.
>>>
>>>I issue the following commands :
>>>xboard
>>>level 0 1 10
>>>new
>>>easy
>>>black
>>>move e2e4
>>>
>>>then Crafty analyses a bit and outputs e7e5 which is correct.
>>>
>>>(according to xboard specs what I give as 'move e2e4' should be given only as
>>>'e2e4', i.e. without the prefix 'move ', but anyway ...)
>>>
>>>Then I give him :
>>>
>>
>>when sending a move to crafty- do not send "move" - "move" == "go" and it will
>>start to think for the side to move ...just send the move without "move" in
>>front
>
>A-ha! That is the normal way according to winboard specs
>But if I do that, for example send :
>   e2e4
>I get 'Invalid move' from Crafty !
>
>There must be something I am missing

If I type e2e4, it works fine ..do you have a "\n" at the end of the move

e2e4\n

..I 'm guessing here



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